Uyiosa Ikponmwosa Samson popularly known as Official Genius is a Nigerian Music artist, Entertainer and songwriter. Official Genius was born on 21st June 2003 in Benin, Edo State.
Official Genius Profile
- Stage Name – Official Genius
- Birth Name – Uyiosa Ikponmwosa samson
- Date of Birth – 21st June 2003
- Age – 18 years old (2021)
- State of origin – Edo state
- Tribe – Bini
- Nationality – Nigerian
- Spouse – Mai Urano
- Occupation – Music Artist, Songwriter
- Record Label – Smootha Ent
- Net worth – $120,000
Official Genius has his basic education in Benin, Edo State where he was raised. High school at Winrose Group of school, Colleges at Auchi Polytechnic studying Mass Communication & Journalism.
Career & Music
Official Genius started his music career at a very young age of 9. According to him, He add a passion of beautiful sounds like Birds Tweeting, music instrumentals, waterfalls, and tried turning what he could hear into good music.
In 2020, He kicked off his career as a professional musician. He released Erima. Subsequently, he released a 6 song EP named Helicon with songs like Shade, Déjà vu, Joro, Letter to Ese, Helicon & Manya which blazzers on Radio stations across Benin.
In June 2021, Official Genius released his Debut album KAMIKAZE. The 21 track album featuring some of the finest artists from different parts of the world, Nigeria, South Africa, Jamaica, United States, United Kingdom.
He is an unsigned Artist but has a dream to sign upcoming artist and his building a label named Smootha Ent and he also has support from his Girlfriend Mai Urano who has helped him in taking his career to the next level.
Official Genius has released 27 songs since his career. Some of his songs are:
- Deja vu
- Letter to ese
- KK21 intro
- In my feelings
- All me know
- One Life
- Uptown vibes
- Positive Vibes
- I know you know (IKYK)
- Stay with me
- KK21 Outro
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